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Missouri Historical Documents Browser: 1873

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Missouri State Agencies and Institutions, 1873

A "Yes" in the Full Text in Hathi Trust column indicates that the department's annual or biennial report
was published in legislative journal appendices. Scroll down for more detail.

Full Text in HathiTrust Agency Name Major Serial Publications Supplementary Information
  Adjutant General (Militia Department) Reports
History thesis (1999)
History book (1987)
  Agriculture, State Board of Reports  
  Auditor Reports  
Yes Blind, Missouri Institute for the Education of the Biennial Report History thesis (1938)
Yes Deaf and Dumb, Missouri Institution for the    
  Entomologist, State Reports Collected papers
Yes Governor  Messages & Proclamations Dissertation (1907)
Yes Guardians, Board of (reported on charitable and penal institutions serving insane, blind, deaf, orphans, feeble-minded, prisoners, etc.)    
  Horticultural Society, State   History book (1959)
Bibliography (1891)
Yes Immigration, Board of    
Yes Insurance Department Reports on paper
Reports on microfiche
Yes Lincoln Institute - Jefferson City   History book (1939)
1996 Reprint of history book
  Lunatic Asylum #1 - Fulton   History book (2007)
  Lunatic Asylum #2 - St. Joseph    
  Normal school, District No. 2 - Warrensburg    
Yes Normal School, District No. 1 - Kirksville   History book (1905)
History book (1972)
Yes Normal school, District No. 2 - Warrensburg    
  Normal school, District No. 3 - Cape Girardeau    
Yes Penitentiary   History thesis (1971)
Prisoner index
History book (2004)
  School of Mines and Metallurgy - Rolla Catalogues History book (1946)
History book (1983)
Yes Schools, Superintendent of Public Reports
Reports 2
History thesis (1965)*
History thesis (1946)*
History book (1911)*
More history books*
Yes Treasurer Reports History book (1963)
Yes University - Columbia Catalogues History books


Appendices to the House and Senate Journals

Reports published in Appendices to the Missouri Journals of the House and Senate 1872-1873

(Volume lacks continuous pagination; reports appear in the order given below)

  • Missouri Institution for the Education of the Blind
  • Board of Immigration (provides county-by-county info on wages, job market, and cost of land)
  • State Treasurer
  • Board of Guardians (reported on charitable and penal institutions supported by the state, including prisoners, lunatics, blind, deaf, orphans, idiots, etc.)
  • Insurance Department
  • Missouri Penitentiary (includes statistics 1836-1872
  • Superintendent of Public Schools (7th ann. Rpt.) includes normal schools, higher ed, philosophy of educ, Deaf & Dumb Asylum, Inst for Educ of Blind, county-by-county reports of public schools